About Blast!

Blast! is a festival like no other – made with and for the people of Sandwell – running from Friday 24 May – Saturday 29 June 2019

Exhibitions, film screenings, events, talks and walks will be presented on the streets, the Metro line, shops and libraries and pubs, on historic buildings and in the community halls and venues of Sandwell.

Join us for 'Blast-off’ on Friday 24 May 2019, in West Bromwich for the launch of this explosive festival.


About multistory

Multistory is an ambitious community arts charity based in West Bromwich in the borough of Sandwell.  We are creating a contemporary body of photographic work, films, oral histories and an online digital archive that documents life in Sandwell and the Black Country. Multistory works in collaboration with acclaimed photographers, writers and local people to tell their stories of everyday life.  Artists that we have invited to work on projects include photographers Polly Braden, Susan Meiselas, Corinne Noordenbos, Martin Parr and Jon Tonks and writer, Emma Purshouse.  You can find out more information here.

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Multistory gratefully acknowledges the support of Sandwell Council and Arts Council of England.




For press or marketing enquiries please contact: amymclauchlan@multistory.org.uk